Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The act of selling out.
  • noun An event for which all the tickets are sold.
  • noun Slang One who has betrayed one's principles or an espoused cause.

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  • noun An action in which principles are compromised for financial gain.
  • noun A person who compromises their principles for financial gain.
  • noun An event for which all tickets have been purchased.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an act of betrayal

Etymologies

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From sell +‎ out.

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